Re: [dev] [surf] Webkit inspector

From: Christoph Lohmann <>
Date: Sat, 26 Jan 2013 16:07:08 +0100


On Sat, 26 Jan 2013 16:07:08 +0100 Gregor Best <> wrote:
> Hi people,
> the attached patch replaces the simple source view of surf with the more
> powerful webkit inspector. Since we are using webkit anyways, I figured
> we might as well benefit from the dev tools...
> There's a small bug which I haven't completely wrapped my mind around
> though: If a client's inspector window is open and the client window is
> then closed, the window that used to contain the inspector turns gray
> and lingers around. This is just a minor annoyance though.
> Feedback and rants and whatnot are welcome :)

I applied your patch. It seems to work, but not inside of tabbed. Could
you reconsider to maybe force the inspector into some vertical tiling in
surf? That’s how chromium does it and this would not need some communi‐
cation between two X11 windows.


Christoph Lohmann
Received on Sat Jan 26 2013 - 16:07:08 CET

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